via press release:
mun2: #1 WITH HISPANIC MILLENIALS ON WEEKEND PRIME, UP +6% WITH ADULTS 18-34, YEAR-OVER-YEAR
‘You’re On Weekends’ Is Fastest Growing – Up +21% with Adults 18-49; Original Series I Love Jenni, Fugitivos de la Ley: Los Angeles, Reventon, mun2 Presents Lead May
mun2.tv Hits Over 2 Million Streams for May: ‘I Love Jenni’ Season 3 Delivers 1.2 Million Streams
UNIVERSAL CITY, CA – May 30, 2013 – mun2 is the #1 Hispanic entertainment cable
network for Hispanic millennial adults 18-34 on weekend prime (Saturday/Sunday, 7-11 p.m.) in May, according to Nielsen. The network delivered year-over-year growth of +6% (33,000) with adults 18-34 in weekend prime. This is the network’s second month in a row where they have led deliveries for that time period, out-performing Galavision and Discovery en Español. Additionally, mun2 was the fastest growing Hispanic cable network during its You’re On Weekend programming block (Saturday/Sunday, noon-7 p.m.) with +21% (41,000) adults 18-49. The networks May deliveries were driven by its original Hispanic Celebrity reality series I Love Jenni, bounty-hunter reality series Fugitivos de la Ley: Los Angeles, Regional Mexican music and lifestyle series Reventon as well as the original special, mun2 Presents: Fast & The Furious 6.
I Love Jenni (Sunday, 9 p.m.)
The mun2 original Hispanic Celebrity reality series finished the month up +198% (191,000) with total viewers, +173% (101,000) with adults 18-49 and +103% (59,000) with adults 18-34 during its premiere time slot (vs. prior year). I Love Jenni season three continues to be the #1 Hispanic cable program during its time slot, among total viewers and adults 18-34.
Fugitivos de la Ley: Los Angeles (Sunday, 8p.m.)
The mun2 original reality series grew in its premiere time slot +42% (84,000) total viewers and +9% (38,000) adults 18-49 for the month compared to previous year.
Reventon (Sunday, Noon)
The mun2 original grew +47% (85,000) total viewers, +91% (65,000) adults 18-49 +52% and (35,000) adults 18-34 in May vs. the prior year. On Sunday, May 5, Reventon hit its largest delivery year-to-date, with a high of 103,000 total viewers and 94,000 adults 18-49.
mun2 Presents: Fast & The Furious (Saturday, May 18, 6 p.m.)
Featuring a behind-the-scenes look at the summer blockbuster Fast & The Furious 6, the mun2 Presents special brought in its highest delivery ever with 243,000 total viewers and 112,000 adults 18-49.
mun2.tv had over 2 million video streams for the month of May, a +28% monthly and +36% year-over-year growth. The double-digit growth can be attributed to season three of I Love Jenni, which accounted for 1.2 million streams in May. The site also had double-digit visitor traffic growth, up +21% month-to-month and +293% year-over-year. Video content from the final season of I Love Jenni continues to grow, with episode six (“Mariposa, Part 2,” featuring the final days of Jenni Rivera) driving 179,819 video streams in one day – the highest one-day total ever (05/20/2013).
Source: Nielsen Media Research, NPM L+SD. May 2013 (04/29/2013-05/26/2013) vs May 2012 (04/30/2012-05/27/2012), strict daypart. Hispanic Cable Entertainment networks = mun2, GAL and DSE. #1 Weekend Prime (Sat-Sun 7p-11p) May 2013, Fastest growing You’re On Weekend (Sat-Sun 12p-7p) May 2013 vs. May 2012. ILJS3 Sun 9p-10p PAV (4/29-5/19, 2013), Fugitivos De La Ley: LA Sun 8p-9p PAV (4/29-5/19, 2013), Reventon Sun 12p-1p PAV (4/29-5/26, 2013) vs. prior year (04/30/2012-05/27/2012), mun2 Presents Sat 6p PAV (5/18/13). mun2.tv source: 04/29/2013 – 05/26/2013, 04/01/2013 – 04/28/2013 (month to month), 04/30/2012 – 05/27/2012 (year to year), Video streams :Brightcove Analytics. Uniques: Google Analytics
mun2 is the destination for young, Hispanic adults 18-34 and 18-49, providing authentic, vibrant Latino content for the fastest growing population group in the U.S. As the fastest growing Hispanic entertainment cable network, mun2 combines the best in reality, scripted, music and sports programming to reflect the diverse lifestyle and language of its audience. The networks’ content can be found across multiple platforms, including its award winning mun2.tv site. With offices in Los Angeles, Miami and New York, the network is part of Telemundo Media, a division of NBCUniversal.